Fiction

Fables, yarns, tales, fantasies, science fiction, magic realism and other fantastical flavors.

Master of Birds

Byzantium, c. 550 CE      The Empress of whom I’m speaking ruled over a vast domain with countless subjects. She ...

No One Doesn’t Sleep

The sleep lab's in an annex, the hospital receptionist — a warty man — had told Celia, in the quadrangle, ...

The Fleet Ones

It’s a fine time to be born with feet all over your body, though it does increase parental workload with ...

The Leavening Agent

Linnet smells the enticing scent of baking bread and smiles. It is 5:30 a.m., and the baker below her apartment ...

Altar

Listen to "Altar" as narrated by the author I was walking down Bushwick Avenue to do my radio show, as ...

A Long Way Down

If a pin dropped, she wouldn’t be able to hear it. It was Christmas, her first with a man that ...